Download Full Text (213 KB)
The Sultanas de Bejar was formed in San Antonio, Texas, in 1948. It is a women's organization that serves as a social auxiliary to the local chapter of the International Order of the Alhambra, a Catholic fraternal group.
The collection is primarily comprised of oversize commemorative documents created specifically for placement in the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library, which note the formation of the Sultanas de Bejar, its membership, its activities, and significant anniversaries. Also included are scrapbook pages, membership directories, clippings, artifacts, and a proclamation.
Social life and customs
DRT Collection at Texas A&M University-San Antonio, "Sultanas de Bejar (San Antonio, Tex.) Records, 1976-2009" (2020). Finding Aids: Guides to the Collection. 91.